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I'm Not That Kind of Person

We have this notion in our language and society that there are different “kinds” of people. We devote a lot of time and energy to figuring out what kind of people we and the people around us are, presumably feeling that, on failing to discover… 679 more words


The Politics of Body Shape

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Two days ago, during a class I was taking in graduate school, a friend (let’s call her Friend A) and I were talking about her trip to Taiwan and the kinds of food she got from there. 644 more words


Quote: who said it?

“… so long as there are disputes among labor, capital need not fear. When labor becomes a UNITED effort, capital may fear.”

Who said it? 23 more words


"Don't complain ...Vote"

Driving home from the grocery this morning (first ever driving experience since surgery) I passed by the gate into our neighborhood Marine Corps Recruit Depot. San Diego’s MCRD is one of only two Marine training bases here in the continental U.S. 336 more words


The Search for Clarity

I am a truth seeker. There is little of lies I can tolerate. I cannot even tell myself them. This has been a steady practice since seeing the destruction that results from lies. 572 more words


King's Survey: Anne's Growth

In which we experience a simply beautiful artistic vision of early American life.

—What are we doing today, Mr. K?

Well, Sadie, I wanted to say a little more about Anne Bradstreet. 1,453 more words

Jim Cullen

Getting into Comic Con

Its that week, Comic Con 2016! WooHoo!

Fearsome has the Golden Ticket of all 4 days plus preview night! Too bad he has to rely on me and the recovering shoulder to get him there. 181 more words